eros-dikaios replied to your post: “Lesbia with her Sparrow” (detail), 19…

i love that that is clearly a European goldfinch! not a sparrow. don’t know if they even occur in Italy.

I’d love to be able to tell the difference… :-)

“Soaring”, 1950, Andrew Wyeth.
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Soaring”, 1950, Andrew Wyeth.

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tierradentro:

“Eagle Over 100,000 Acre Plain at Susaki, Fukagawa”, 1857, Utagawa Hiroshige.

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tierradentro:

Eagle Over 100,000 Acre Plain at Susaki, Fukagawa”, 1857, Utagawa Hiroshige.

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“Lesbia with her Sparrow" (detail), 1916, John William Godward.
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Lesbia with her Sparrow" (detail), 1916, John William Godward.

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“Dead Cock”, 1660, Gabriel Metsu.
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Dead Cock”, 1660, Gabriel Metsu.

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“Still Life with Three Bird Nests”, 1885, Vincent van Gogh.
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Still Life with Three Bird Nests”, 1885, Vincent van Gogh.

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“The Promise”, 1966, René Magritte.
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The Promise”, 1966, René Magritte.

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“Woman with Bird”, 1970, Pablo Picasso.
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Woman with Bird”, 1970, Pablo Picasso.

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“A Cuckoo and Rainbow”, 19th century, Katsushika Hokusai.
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A Cuckoo and Rainbow”, 19th century, Katsushika Hokusai.

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“The White Birds on Blue Background”, Fernand Leger.
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The White Birds on Blue Background”, Fernand Leger.

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“Avatars - The Birds of India, No. 1”, 1996, Walton Ford.
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Avatars - The Birds of India, No. 1, 1996, Walton Ford.

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“Dead Bluebird”, 1512, Albrecht Dürer.
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Dead Bluebird”, 1512, Albrecht Dürer.

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“Red-Shouldered Hawk”, Plate LVI of The Birds of America, 1830s, John James Audubon.
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Red-Shouldered Hawk”, Plate LVI of The Birds of America, 1830s, John James Audubon.

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Theme for today: Birds in Art. :-)

2000-lightyearsfromhome:

Jean Gaumy
Musée de Rouen. 1973

2000-lightyearsfromhome:

Jean Gaumy

Musée de Rouen. 1973